Check out these articles that may prove helpful as you run your business, provide leadership tips and strategies or spur creativity in your organization. The articles were selected from a variety of publications and websites such as FortuneInc.Fast CompanyNew York Times and Wall Street Journal.

In this issue, Inside Business explores topics in community development and revitalization.

Five Steps to Creating High-Performance Communities - ideas + buildings

From rustbelts to the ‘smartest places on Earth’

Investing in Workforce Benefits Employers and Their Communities

How Cities Can Use Local Colleges to Revive Themselves